The Ascentis National Conference is back and it promises to be bigger and better than last year.  This year’s theme is (D)Evolving Education: Leading Innovation in the Post-16 Landscape with our keynote speaker Dame Louise Casey, Author of the Casey Review, speaking on Integration.


With a comprehensive programme of speakers there will be a chance for you to get all your questions answered on the factors shaping the education sector today and in the future. This will take place in the form of a panel; and with the high calibre of panelists it will prove to intriguing and informative debate.

The confirmed speakers and panelists are:

  • Dame Louise Casey, Author of the Casey Review, speaking on Integration
  • Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of AELP, speaking on the Post-16 Review
  • Tony Wilson, Learning & Work Institute, speaking on Devolution
  • Beej Kaczmarczyk, Director at Learning Curve Group, speaking on Funding
  • Sue Southwood, Education & Training Foundation, speaking on the Functional Skills Reform


The event will take place on Friday 8th December at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London. It will great networking opportunity with Centres from across the country. As well as an educational day, all attendees will receive an Ascentis Christmas box full of goodies and will be entered into a prize draw to win two luxury items. Included in the ticket price are refreshments throughout the day and a two course hot buffet.

As we are an educational charity, the ticket price has been heavily subsidised by us allowing as many delegates to benefit from this information as possible. Click here to book now.